SH01-15: One Day Shanghai Highlights with Zhujiajiao

Zhujiajiao Water Town - Yu Garden - The Bund
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  • Tour Style Private Tour
  • Departure Daily
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At the agreed time in this morning, your guide will be waiting for you at the lobby of your own booked hotel. After a warming greeting, start this Shanghai private one day tour wasting no time. He will lead you to board the private car and head to Zhujiajiao Water Town in suburb. Upon arrival about an hour later, walk to visit Fangsheng Bridge (Setting-fish-free Bridge), the longest among all bridges in Zhujiajiao, the Post Office of Qing Dynasty (1644 - 1911) and Kezhi Garden, the largest classic garden in the town. Afterwards, take a local black-awning boat to the North Street. Along the way, you can appreciate traditional folk houses on both banks as well as many different stone bridges over the river. North Street is the busiest street here, lined with many snacks stores and restaurants. You can have your lunch here. Just tell the guide your preference, and he will show you the one meeting your taste.
Zhujiajiao Water Town
The Bund
After lunch, return back to downtown to visit Yu Garden, the best classic garden in Shanghai and the Bund, the best site to know the past and present Shanghai from various buildings. The guide will leave you some free time at the Bund, so you can fully appreciate the cityscape. Finally, the guide and the driver will send you back to your hotel. Our Shanghai private one day tour ends here. Hope you are satisfied with our service and it will be our great honor to serve you again in the future.

If interested, you can stay at the Bund till night to appreciate the colorful night views. Afterwards, go back to the hotel on your own. The guide will be glad to show you the way before saying Goodbye.
Tour Highlights
Zhujiajiao Water Town
It is the best preserved and the closest water town near Shanghai. Its history is as long as 1,700 years, hence brimming with traditional folk houses and aged bridges. These ancient architectures are all built along the crisscross rivers, wining it the reputation of "Oriental Venice". Some of the folk houses have been transformed into tea houses, snack stores and restaurants, where you can have a rest, treat yourselves while appreciating the scenery outside the window. Some of them have been turned into boutique shops, where you can pick up some unique handicrafts for families or friends.
Zhujiajiao boat ride
Local residence in Zhujiajiao
Yu Garden
With a history of over 450 years, Yu Garden is a classical Chinese garden delicately built with pavilions, corridors, ponds, rockeries and planted with many trees and flowers. If you look carefully, you may find even the gates and windows are of various styles. So wherever you are, you can capture a scenic picture inside it.
Yu Garden
The Bund
It stretches for about 1.5 km (0.9 mi) along the west waterfront of Huangpu River. Due to its colonial history, dozens of western style buildings have been built. They are still in good conditions, so people name the building cluster "World Architecture Expo". On the Huangpu River, ships come and go. Across the Huangpu River along its east waterfront, are the modern skylines of Shanghai drawn out by Oriental Pearl Tower, Jinmao Tower, Shanghai Tower, and Shanghai World Financial Center, etc.
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Price Includes
  • Private English-speaking guide
  • Private driver & air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entrance fees to tourist sites
Price Excludes
  • Hotel accommodation with breakfasts
  • Lunches and dinners
  • Tips or gratuities for guide and driver
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